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  Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Tracks Edition launches in August!
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Gear.Club Unlimited 2 takes its supercars to the world famous 24 Hours of Le Mans and adds a new motorsport campaign.

 

Watch the new trailer here

 

Paris, June 3, 2020 - Microids and Eden Games are delighted to announce the release of Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Tracks Edition, available for the Nintendo Switch in North America on August 25th and in Europe on the 27th. This new edition will include the renown track from the 24 hours of Le Mans alongside some new legendary race cars!

Gear.Club Unlimited - Tracks Edition will include all the content available in Gear.Club Unlimited 2 and will focus on a racing experience closer to a real motorsport competition: pit stops, tires and fuel management, race strategy…

On top of all the already available tracks, players will be able to take on the challenging circuit of the most prestigious racing event: the 24 hours of Le Mans! From the qualifying session to the race strategy, racers will have to perform in every compartment to finish on the podium.

Only the very best will have what is takes to finish first and win the legendary Ford GT40 MK I, winner of the  1968 and 1969 editions of Le Mans. No less than 4 other racing cars are joining Gear.Club Unlimited’s roster: Nissan GT-R LM Nismo, Porsche 919 Hybrid, Mercedes AMG GT3 and Bentley Continental GT3-R. Also note that 13 of the cars already present in GCU2 will get their “motorsport” version in this new edition.

 

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Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Tracks Edition Content:

  • All previously released Gear.Club Unlimited 2 content including the following DLCs: Packs Arrows, Checker, Hazard and Wings
  • The DLCs Gear.Club Classics and Ace of the Road
  • A brand new campaign
  • 5 new tracks, including the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans circuit
  • 5 new cars built for motorsport and 13 cars prepared for the  «Endurance Championship» campaign
  • A new time attack mode. Challenge the fastest racers in the world and get your name on the leader board! - Every combination track/car will have its very own leader board.

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Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Tracks Edition will be released exclusively for the Nintendo Switch in retail and on the Nintendo eShop on the 25th of August 2020 in the US and on the 27th of August in Europe!

 

The game will support subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, German, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese and traditional Chinese.

 

 

About Gear.Club Unlimited 2:

With a vast area to explore, Gear.Club Unlimited 2 offers more than 1800 miles of tracks, on the mountainside, through a nature park, in the middle of the desert or along the coast, as well as 250 races, including championships, missions and challenges. Players will have to use their driving skills to master several types of races: asphalt, icy conditions or rally (sand, dirt and snowy roads).

 

As you progress through the races, admire the growing collection of cars in your personal garage. Gear.Club Unlimited 2 has more than 50 licensed cars from the world’s most famous manufacturers, such as the Porsche 718 Boxster, 918 Spyder, 911 GT2RS, Dodge Viper, Lotus 3-Eleven or McLaren 720s. Personalize them and make them unique! You can change their appearance with the paint and bodywork or change their driving performance with engine tuning.

 

 

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About Microids

Microids is a French video game publisher. Founded in 1985, Microids’ editorial strategy now focuses on 4 major areas: adventure games, racing games, retro gaming and games inspired by iconic titles. By collaborating with renowned studios and authors (Pendulo Studios, Eden Studios, Benoît Sokal, Paul Cuisset, Philippe Dessoly and Pierre Adane), Microids has become a major player in international video games. Taking inspiration from legendary titles, including Asterix & Obelix, and Titeuf, Garfield, Fort Boyard, XIII and Blacksad, Microids reaches a wide audience and creates original adventures which give gamers the chance to play as some of their most beloved characters.

 

About Eden Games

Eden Games was founded in Lyon, France, in 1998, to develop one of the most successful game franchises on PlayStation systems: V-Rally. In 2000, the studio expanded its racing expertise with the development of Need For Speed: Porsche for EA. Eden Games experimented in other genres before returning to its roots with Test Drive Unlimited, the first massive open world racing game franchise. Eden Games today is an independent game studio managed by two of its original co-founders, David Nadal and Jean-Yves Geffroy. The studio is composed of both experienced veterans and highly talented young developers, all driven by the same passion for cars, high-end design and technology.

 

About The Automobile Club de l’Ouest (A.C.O.)

The Automobile Club de l'Ouest (A.C.O.), Association law of 1901, registered under SIREN number 775 652 316, whose head office is located at Circuit des 24 Heures, CS21918, 72019 LE MANS CEDEX 2 ACO is the creator and organizer of the 24 Hours of Le Mans race and is notably the owner of the trademarks  “24 Heures du Mans”, “24H Le Mans” and “Le Mans”.